The search for the next best science student in Nigeria has begun!
Are you a science student in SS2? Are you between 15-18 years old? Do you wish to own the bragging right as the “Best Science Student in Nigeria’’? Then this competition is for you.
The registration portal is now open to Senior Secondary Students in SS2 who are willing to take part in the third edition of InterswitchSPAK National Science Competition.
Interested schools are required to present their best six (6) science students in SSS2. However, for mixed schools, it is compulsory to have at least two female students amongst their selected representatives. Successfully registered students will participate in the qualifying examination which will hold at selected centres across Nigeria.
The top 81 students will proceed to battle for the crown of Nigeria’s Best Science Student.
InterswitchSPAK is an annual Pan-African competition aimed at re-igniting and rewarding the study of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) subjects among secondary school students.
Up for grabs is a total of N12.5 million worth of tertiary scholarship prize for the top 3 students in the competition. The 1st prize winner goes home with a N7.5 million scholarship in a choice university, spread over 5 years with a monthly stipend, while the second prize of N4 million will be spread over 3 years and the third prize is N1 million for 1 year.
Oyindamola Aje, a 16-year-old student of Jesuit Memorial College, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, emerged the winner of the recently concluded edition, closely followed by first and second runners up: Oluwatobi Ojo and Onyekachi Madumere respectively, both of Apt Scholars Universal College, Ogun State.
So tell your friends, school authorities, parents and guardians to register NOW! via the InterswitchSPAK portal Registration is completely free and ends on Sunday, April 26, 2020.
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